George North

Born: April 1, 1992 (age 25)

Weight: 17st 2lb (109kg)

Hometown: King's Lynn, England

Position: Wing
George North in action at a Wales training session on August 4, 2015
Sports Mole has 173 articles about George North. Articles 1 to 40:
George North in action at a Wales training session on August 4, 2015
Wales wing George North likely to miss autumn internationals
Wales wing George North looks set to miss his nation's internationals after suffering a sprain to his posterior cruciate ligament.
Oct 17, 21:21
Director of Rugby for Northampton Saints Jim Mallinder during the Aviva Premiership match between Sale Sharks and Northampton Saints at the AJ Bell Stadium on November 1, 2015
Jim Mallinder praises "exceptional" Saracens after defeat at Franklin's Gardens
Jim Mallinder concedes that Saracens "are a better side" than Northampton Saints after his team went down 57-13 in their European Rugby Champions Cup opener.
Oct 15, 22:10
George North in action at a Wales training session on August 4, 2015
France to face punishment over bite on George North?
Six Nations Rugby confirm that there could still be action taken against a French player following allegations that Wales winger George North was bitten in Saturday's win.
Mar 19, 21:52
Wales forward Ken Owens in action as Adam Jones looks on during the Wales training session at the Vale Hotel on February 11, 2014
Wales unchanged for Six Nations clash against France
Wales name an unchanged side for Saturday's Six Nations finale against France.
Mar 15, 10:23
Wales player Leigh Halfpenny kicks at goal during the Autumn international match between Wales and Australia at Millennium Stadium on November 8, 2014
Result: Wales derail Ireland's Six Nations title hopes in Cardiff
Wales beat Ireland 22-9 in Cardiff to return to winning ways and deal their opponents a major blow in the running for the Six Nations title.
Mar 10, 21:59
George North in action at a Wales training session on August 4, 2015
George North warned about form by defence coach Shaun Edwards
Shaun Edwards believes that George North's previous reputation is enough to keep him in the Wales side, despite facing criticism for his display against Scotland.
Mar 6, 18:46
George North in action at a Wales training session on August 4, 2015
George North back in Wales squad for Six Nations clash against Scotland
George North returns to the Wales team for this Saturday's Six Nations clash against Scotland after recovering from a bruised thigh.
Feb 22, 10:02
Jack Nowell scores England's fifth try against France in the Six Nations on March 21, 2015
Team News: Two changes apiece for Wales, England ahead of Six Nations showdown
Eddie Jones makes two changes to his England side from the win over France, while Wales stand-in coach Rob Howley also makes two alterations to the side that faced Italy.
Feb 9, 13:21
George North of Northampton dives over for the final try during the Aviva Premiership match between Northampton Saints and Bath at Franklin's Gardens on
World Rugby "disappointed" by George North treatment
World Rugby declares itself "disappointed" with Northampton Saints' decision to allow head injury victim George North to continue playing.
Jan 9, 15:05
George North of Northampton dives over for the final try during the Aviva Premiership match between Northampton Saints and Bath at Franklin's Gardens on
World Rugby to speak with RFU over George North head injury
World Rugby will speak with the RFU regarding the decision not to sanction Northampton Saints for their treatment of a head injury suffered by George North.
Dec 23, 20:25
George North of Northampton dives over for the final try during the Aviva Premiership match between Northampton Saints and Bath at Franklin's Gardens on
Northampton Saints escape sanction over George North treatment
Northampton Saints will face no sanction over their treatment of winger George North's latest head injury.
Dec 21, 14:27
George North of Northampton dives over for the final try during the Aviva Premiership match between Northampton Saints and Bath at Franklin's Gardens on
George North returns to Northampton Saints training
Northampton Saints winger George North returns to training and is in contention to play against Sale Sharks following his latest head injury.
Dec 20, 20:00
George North of Northampton dives over for the final try during the Aviva Premiership match between Northampton Saints and Bath at Franklin's Gardens on
George North stood down from Northampton Saints duty
Northampton Saints announce that winger George North has been stood down until he undergoes an independent assessment on his latest head injury.
Dec 6, 15:43
England scrum-half Ben Youngs manages to escape from Welsh players on his way to scoring a try at Twickenham on May 29, 2016
Result: Five-star England ease past Wales at Twickenham
England warm up for their summer tour of Australia by running in five tries in a 27-13 victory over Wales at Twickenham.
May 29, 16:51
George North of Wales crashes over the line to score the opening try during the Nations match against  France at the Principality Stadium on February 26, 2016
Result: Wales beat France to boost title hopes
Wales advance to the top of the Six Nations table courtesy of a 19-10 win over France at the Principality Stadium on Friday night.
Feb 26, 22:18
Wales captain Sam Warburton faces the media at the team announcement, ahead of their RBS six nations match against England on sunday, at the Vale Hotel on March 4, 2014
Sam Warburton predicts "wide open" Six Nations
Wales captain Sam Warburton believes that this year's Six Nations will be "wide open" following his side's hard-fought 27-23 victory over Scotland.
Feb 13, 22:38
George North in action at a Wales training session on August 4, 2015
George North: 'Concussion problems behind me'
Northampton Saints winger George North insists that his concussion problems are behind him and that he can now play without worrying about his previous head injuries.
Dec 16, 17:00
George North in action at a Wales training session on August 4, 2015
Northampton Saints tie George North down to new deal
George North puts pen to paper on a new Northampton Saints deal to end growing speculation over his future.
Nov 26, 16:24
Ken Pisi of Northampton crashes over the tryline to score the opening try despite the tackle from Hadleigh Parkes of Scarlets during the European Rugby Champions Cup Pool 3 match between Northampton Saints and Scarlets at Franklin's Gardens on November 14
Wayne Pivac: 'Scarlets let Northampton Saints game slip'
Scarlets coach Wayne Pivac claims that his team had chances to beat Northampton Saints in their opening Champions Cup game.
Nov 15, 14:14
Ken Pisi of Northampton crashes over the tryline to score the opening try despite the tackle from Hadleigh Parkes of Scarlets during the European Rugby Champions Cup Pool 3 match between Northampton Saints and Scarlets at Franklin's Gardens on November 14
Result: Northampton Saints edge out Scarlets in European Champions Cup opener
Northampton Saints secure a 15-11 victory in their European Rugby Champions Cup opener over Scarlets thanks to tries from Ken Pisi and Alex Waller.
Nov 14, 21:49
Fourie Du Preez of South Africa is congratulated by Bryan Habana of South Africa for scoring the winning try as Captain Sam Warburton of Wales looks dejected during the 2015 Rugby World Cup Quarter Final match between South Africa and Wales at Twickenham
George North "gutted" by Rugby World Cup exit
Wales winger George North tells Sports Mole that he is "gutted" after seeing his side eliminated from the Rugby World Cup by South Africa at the quarter-final stage.
Oct 17, 23:34
Fourie Du Preez of South Africa is congratulated by Bryan Habana of South Africa for scoring the winning try as Captain Sam Warburton of Wales looks dejected during the 2015 Rugby World Cup Quarter Final match between South Africa and Wales at Twickenham
Result: South Africa strike late to down Wales and book place in semi-finals
South Africa score a try with just five minutes remaining to book their spot in the Rugby World Cup semi-finals at the expense of Wales.
Oct 17, 17:54
Luke Charteris of Wales is tackled by Adriaan Strauss of South Africa and Handre Pollard of South Africa during the 2015 Rugby World Cup Quarter Final match between South Africa and Wales at Twickenham Stadium on October 17, 2015
Half-Time Report: Wales on course for Rugby World Cup semi-finals
Dan Biggar hits a late drop-goal to give Wales a 13-12 lead over South Africa at half time of their Rugby World Cup quarter-final at Twickenham.
Oct 17, 16:50
Wales coach Warren Gatland raises a smile during Wales training at the Millennium stadium on November 3, 2014
Three Wales changes for Rugby World Cup quarter-final against South Africa
Warren Gatland brings in three new faces for Wales's Rugby World Cup quarter-final against South Africa at Twickenham.
Oct 15, 11:20
Australia's wing Drew Mitchell (C) runs past Wales' flanker and captain Sam Warburton (R) during a Pool A match of the 2015 Rugby World Cup between Wales and Australia at Twickenham Stadium, south west London, on October 10, 2015
Result: Australia top Pool A after Wales victory
Australia withstand Wales's second-half onslaught to top Pool A and secure a Rugby World Cup quarter-final with Scotland.
Oct 10, 18:41
A general view of Twickenham Stadium on May 2, 2013
Preview: Australia vs. Wales
Sports Mole previews Saturday evening's Pool A decider between Australia and Wales at Twickenham.
Oct 8, 19:30
Wales coach Warren Gatland raises a smile during Wales training at the Millennium stadium on November 3, 2014
Warren Gatland makes six Wales changes for Australia showdown
Warren Gatland makes six changes to his Wales starting lineup for Saturday's Rugby World Cup Pool A decider against Australia at Twickenham.
Oct 8, 11:24
Wales player Luke Charteris wins a lineout ball during the 2015 Rugby World Cup Pool A match between Wales and Fiji at Millennium Stadium on October 1, 2015
Result: Wales close in on knockout stages with victory over Fiji
Wales beat Fiji 23-13 at the Millennium Stadium to leave themselves in prime position to qualify for the final eight of the Rugby World Cup.
Oct 1, 18:39
Wales' hooker Scott Baldwin poses prior to a Pool A match of the 2015 Rugby World Cup between Wales and Uruguay at the Millennium stadium in Cardiff, south Wales on September 20, 2015.
Half-Time Report: Gareth Davies, Scott Baldwin help Wales open up interval lead
Wales lead Fiji 17-6 at half time in their Pool A meeting at the Millennium Stadium.
Oct 1, 17:34
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On this day: George North becomes youngest Rugby World Cup try-scorer
Sports Mole looks back at George North's record-breaking performance in Wales's 81-7 win over Namibia at the 2011 Rugby World Cup.
Sep 26, 08:00
George North in action at a Wales training session on August 4, 2015
George North relishing Wales return against England
George North describes the chance to feature for Wales at a Rugby World Cup as the "biggest honour".
Sep 25, 22:34
Sir Clive Woodward prior to the RBS Six Nations match between England and Italy on March 10, 2013
Clive Woodward: 'Wales are more dangerous after losing Leigh Halfpenny'
Clive Woodward suggests that Leigh Halfpenny's injury could work for Wales as they are more dangerous with a back-three of Hallam Amos, George North and Liam Williams.
Sep 25, 11:18
George Ford (L) looks on with Owen Farrell during the England captain's run at Twickenham Stadium on November 21, 2014
Preview: England vs. Wales
Sports Mole looks ahead to Saturday's mouth-watering Rugby World Cup Pool A showdown between England and Wales at Twickenham.
Sep 24, 17:39
Gareth Davies of Wales slips a tackle on his way to the try line during the Incoming Tour match between EP Kings and Wales at Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium on June 10, 2014
Dan Lydiate, Tomas Francis named in Wales team to face England
Wales coach Warren Gatland makes several changes to his side for the World Cup Pool A match against England.
Sep 24, 11:24
Wales coach Warren Gatland raises a smile during Wales training at the Millennium stadium on November 3, 2014
Warren Gatland: 'Team for England match already chosen'
Warren Gatland says that places for his side against England are not up for grabs against Uruguay, suggesting that he already knows his team for the Twickenham clash.
Sep 18, 15:32
General view of the exterior of The Millennium Stadium before the International rugby union test match between Wales and Australia in Cardiff, south Wales, on November 8, 2014
Preview: Wales vs. Uruguay
Sports Mole looks ahead to Sunday's Rugby World Cup meeting between Wales and Uruguay at the Millennium Stadium in Cardiff.
Sep 18, 15:14
General view of the exterior of The Millennium Stadium before the International rugby union test match between Wales and Australia in Cardiff, south Wales, on November 8, 2014
Hamstring injury forces Eli Walker out of Wales World Cup squad
Ospreys wing Eli Walker, a late replacement for Leigh Halfpenny, drops out from Wales's World Cup squad because of a hamstring injury.
Sep 14, 22:59
Wales' wing Alex Cuthbert (L) runs at the Italian captain Sergio Parisse (R) during the international rugby union friendly match between Wales and Italy, ahead of the 2015 Rugby World Cup, at The Millennium Stadium in Cardiff, south Wales, on September 5,
Result: Wales grind out win over Italy in World Cup warm-up
Wales narrowly edge out a defiant Italy side in their World Cup warm-up in Cardiff.
Sep 5, 18:59
Wales' wing Alex Cuthbert (L) runs at the Italian captain Sergio Parisse (R) during the international rugby union friendly match between Wales and Italy, ahead of the 2015 Rugby World Cup, at The Millennium Stadium in Cardiff, south Wales, on September 5,
Live Commentary: Wales 23-19 Italy - as it happened
Follow Sports Mole's live coverage of the Rugby World Cup warm-up match between Wales and Italy.
Sep 5, 16:30
Wales' wing George North (R) is tackled by Italy's wing Angelo Espostio (L) during the Six Nations rugby union international tournament between Wales and Italy at the Millennium Stadium on February 1, 2014
Jonah Lomu: 'Weight of Wales on George North's shoulders'
Jonah Lomu warns George North about the expectations that Wales will have of him when he returns to the national team to play Ireland.
Aug 28, 11:09



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